When you find yourself in need of spiritual nourishment, it is in the opportunities to serve others that you will find the abundance you seek.
Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. Its eternal goal is life.
Art is as natural as sunshine and as vital and nourishment.
The disease of jealously is so malignant that is converts all it takes into its own nourishment.
Evil is nourished and grows by concealment.
Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man's growth without destroying his roots.
An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it is also more nourishing.
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
The problem that we have with a victim mentality is that we forget to see the blessings of the day. Because if this, our spirit is poisoned instead of nourished.
We have needed to define ourselves by reclaiming the words that define us.
They have used language as weapons. When we open ourselves to what they say and how they say it, our narrow prejudices evaporate and we are nourished and armed.
I believe in feeling connected. Love is something that grows, that comes from nourishment; it builds. But there is a great feeling that happens, that is telling you, I don't want to leave this room!
The individual is capable of both great compassion and great indifference.
He has it within his means to nourish the former and outgrow the latter.
On life's journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life, nothing can destroy him.
Press close bare-bosomed night -- press close magnetic nourishing night! Night of south winds! night of the large few stars! Still nodding night! mad naked summer night.
Nourish beginnings, let us nourish beginnings.
Not all things are blest, but the seeds of all things are blest.The blessing is in the seed.
If a woman can, by careful selection of a father and nourishment of herself, produce a citizen with efficient senses, sound organs and a good digestion, she should clearly be secured a sufficient reward for that natural service to make her willing to undertake and repeat it.
The animal world seizes its food in masses little and big, and often gorges itself with it, but the vegetable, through the agency of the solvent power of water, absorbs its nourishment molecule by molecule.
I see little of more importance to the future of our country and of civilization than full recognition of the place of the artist. If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him.
If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him.
You expect far too much of a first sentence.
Think of it as analogous to a good country breakfast: what we want is something simple, but nourishing to the imagination. Hold the philosophy, hold the adjectives, just give us a plain subject and verb and perhaps a wholesome, nonfattening adverb or two.
Looking for and enjoying beauty is a way to nourish the soul.
the universe is in the habit of making beauty. There are flowers and songs, snowflakes and smiles, acts of great courage, laughter between friends, a job well done, the smell of fresh-baked bread. Beauty is everywhere.
It requires courage not to surrender oneself to the ingenious or compassionate counsels of despair that would induce a man to eliminate himself from the ranks of the living; but it does not follow from this that every huckster who is fattened and nourished in self-confidence has more courage than the man who yielded to despair.
Take a cat, nourish it well with milkAnd tender meat, make it a couch of silk,But let it see a mouse along the wallAnd it abandones milk and meat and all.
I have been assured by a very knowing American of my acquaintance in London, that a young healthy child, well nursed, is at a year old, a most delicious, nourishing, and wholesome food, whether stewed, roasted, baked, or boiled; and I make no doubt that it will equally serve in a fricassee, or a ragout.
The name of Jesus is as ointment poured forth;
It nourishes, and illumines, and stills the anguish of the soul.
I am not a Catholic; but I consider the Christian idea, which has its roots in Greek thought and in the course of the centuries has nourished all of our European civilization, as something that one cannot renounce without becoming degraded.
Long ago the country bore the country-town and nourished it with her best blood.
Now the giant city sucks the country dry, insatiably and incessantly demanding and devouring fresh streams of men, till it wearies and dies in the midst of an almost uninhabited waste of country.